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New Zealand Pounamu Contemporary Manaia Koru

$799.00 NZD
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SKU:
TSMA998P
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This piece stands out for its sense of depth and energy which makes it feel alive. Crafted by Tim Steel from New Zealand pounamu, this design is inspired by ancestry and New Zealand's natural beauty. The manaia, a mythological guardian in Maori culture symbolises balance and protection, and the koru depicts new beginnings and growth. The patterns of the stone flow around the piece from deep green to light golden hues curving through the edge of the koru. 

 

 

Size:
55mm x 70mm
Stone:
New Zealand Pounamu
$998.00 NZD $799.00 NZD $799.00 NZD
SKU:
TSMA998P

Description

This piece stands out for its sense of depth and energy which makes it feel alive. Crafted by Tim Steel from New Zealand pounamu, this design is inspired by ancestry and New Zealand's natural beauty. The manaia, a mythological guardian in Maori culture symbolises balance and protection, and the koru depicts new beginnings and growth. The patterns of the stone flow around the piece from deep green to light golden hues curving through the edge of the koru. 

 

 

Manaia

Manaia

The manaia is a guardian representing balance and protection. The head of a bird, body of a man and tail of a fish represent the sky, earth and sea. The three fingers signify birth, life and death. It connect the earthly and spirit world.

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Our Packaging

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Why choose Pounamu?

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Hand carved

Hand carved

Smooth lines, soft finishes, no scratches and no cuts.

Sustainable packaging

Sustainable packaging

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Gift wrapping

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